How to travel from Derby to Cambridge

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Travel Information between Derby and Cambridge

distanceDistance83 miles (134 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $85
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 5 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $85 (€77) • 2 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 83 miles (134 km) from Derby to Cambridge. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Derby to Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Travel from Derby to Cambridge

Travel to Cambridge easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Derby to Cambridge.

You can travel between Derby and Cambridge 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Derby to Cambridge is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€9) compared to other travel options to Cambridge:

A bus is $76 (€68) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Derby to Cambridge costing on average $85 (€77).

The quickest way to travel to Cambridge from Derby is by train, which takes on average 2 h 32 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Cambridge by bus can take on average 5 h 30 min.

You should expect to travel around 83 miles (134 km) between Derby and Cambridge.

The average frequency per day from Derby to Cambridge is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Derby and Cambridge as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Derby to Cambridge:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Derby and arrive in Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Derby to Cambridge depart from Derby to Cambridge.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Derby to Cambridge, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Cambridge by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Derby to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $10 (€9).
  • Travel with Cross Country to go to Cambridge by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Cross Country Derby to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $85 (€77).
Looking to extend your trip from Derby to Cambridge? Many Omio customers who go from Derby to Cambridge usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Oxford. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted or Oxford from Cambridge, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Derby to Cambridge, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€9) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $85 (€77) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Derby to Cambridge online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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